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Rights and Responsibilities of Independent Schools

To assist its member schools in understanding their rights and responsibilities, ISASA has produced a set of Guidelines for independent schools which have been prepared with legal assistance and are based on th...

Subsidies for Independent Schools

An independent school can apply and be considered for a state subsidy. A school must have been registered for a year before it qualifies to receive a subsidy. The awarding of a subsidy is contingent on the s...

Establishing a New Independent School

The South African Constitution permits anyone to establish, at his or her own expense, private educational institutions. These institutions may not discriminate on the basis of race and must offer education of ...

What is an Independent School?

The South African Schools Act (SASA) of 1996 established a national schooling system and recognised two categories of schools: public and independent. Public schools are state controlled and independent schools...